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Newport History Museum at Southgate Street School hosts Pumpkin Art and Music Fest Saturday

The Newport History Museum @ The Southgate Street School is hosting its 2nd Annual “Newport Arts & Music Fest” Saturday from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. at 215 East Southgate Street.

The event will feature local artists/artisans with hand-crafted designs to sell, live music and more.

Former students of the Southgate Street School will be presenting Oral Histories of their student days and sharing their memories of Newport in years-gone-by.

Hofbrauhaus will be opening its Bier Garden area and serving its specialty micro-brews and tasty German cuisine.

The event is free to attend and open to the public.

The event features:

Oral Histories

Noon-1:00 – Former Southgate Street students share stories/memories of their school days and living in Newport

Live Music:

1-2 p.m. – NKY Brotherhood Singers – A jubilee-style, Acapella, sacred gospel quintet

2:30-3:15 p.m. – Jazz Trio featuring: Kathy Wade –Vocalist, Brian Cashwell – Piano & Chris Berg –  Bass

3:45-4:15 p.m. – Second Baptist Church Newport – Choir Selections


Hand-crafted designs by local artists/artists for sale & Artwork on display by Newport Primary students for viewing.

And More

• Historic 1950’s Greenline Bus – climb aboard and tour the bus similar to the one Rosa Parks rode

• Campbell County Historical Society – booth display

• St. Elizabeth Healthcare – Health Expo booth

• NKU – History, Journalism & Art students will be on-site reviewing their Newport Public Art Project

City of Newport

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